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I had surgery one month ago. I have a pain in leg it started

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I had surgery one month ago. I have a pain in leg it started just above my knee but its move to to top of my leg. It feels like a cramp. The discomfort it wakes me up. Is this a blood clot ?
JA: What seems to make the symptoms worse or better? Any redness or swelling in the leg?
Customer: no redness or swelling, nothing seems to make it worse or better but I notice it more when I am laying in bed
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I had a blood and clotting in my urine which was why i had surgery
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Chip (M.D.) replied 1 month ago.

Hello I'm Dr Chip

How long has this been going on?

Any tenderness in that area or back pain?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I first noticed the cramp about two weeks ago,it's odd that its moved from above my knee to the top of my leg. My work involves a lot of sitting but I no back pain
Expert:  Dr Chip (M.D.) replied 1 month ago.

You say cramp--does the muscle actually get tense?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I am not able to talk by phone
Expert:  Dr Chip (M.D.) replied 1 month ago.

The phone call offer wasn't from me and you don't have to accept it